In your clinical journal, describe the situation where you observed or initiated two of the following intervention strategies. Discuss what happened : Health teaching Screening Counseling Referral and follow up Consultation Collaboration Advocacy
Discuss how incomplete penetrance, variable expressivity, pleiotropy, and genetic heterogeneity can affect the severity of a disease in a family. A person can lower risk of preventable types of cardiovascular disease by exercising regularly and following a diet low in saturated fats and simple carbohydrates and high in fruits and vegetables. Why are these approaches ineffective against long QT syndrome? Explain how the molecular bases of the various forms of long QT syndrome make genetic heterogeneity very likely.
In your clinical journal describe a situation you have encountered when doing health screening or health promotion activities. What did you learn from this experience? How will you practice differently based on this experience?
List any barriers you have noticed that have interrupted continuity for a client you have cared for in a clinical setting. Discuss what happened and what you would do differently. Identify any system’s issues that created or did not address the barriers ( e.g, chart forms such as discharge forms, admission forms, and unit policies ).
Advocacy Letter and Presentation Identify a health problem that is of public health concern as evidenced by its coverage in the community, the news/media or nursing literature. provide the reference point for this health problem ( i.e. Where was it identified as a concern? 1. Write a letter to your state senator or congressman (woman) to support your position on your selected health policy issue. Your letter will be submitted as this assignment and should be comprehensive, professional and written in such a way that it can be sent on to your representative. This should be succinct so that it […]
In your clinical journal, describe a situation in which you have observed infants or children not receiving the disease prevention or health promotion services that they needed. How could or would you like to advocate for this issue when you begin to practice as an RN. What could you do now?
In your clinical journal describe a situation where you have observed an older client who was not receiving the health promotion or disease prevention care that he or she needed. What assessment and screening do you believe should have been completed? What interventions do you think should have been pursued? How would or could you advocate for these issues when you begin to practice as RN.